The Long Shadow The Legacies of the Great War in the Twentieth Century

A critically acclaimed historian describes the first World War in terms of its lasting impact on politics, diplomacy and economics as well as art and literature across the 20th century and not just as a precursor to World War II. 20,000 ...

The Long Shadow  The Legacies of the Great War in the Twentieth Century

The Long Shadow The Legacies of the Great War in the Twentieth Century

A critically acclaimed historian describes the first World War in terms of its lasting impact on politics, diplomacy and economics as well as art and literature across the 20th century and not just as a precursor to World War II. 20,000 first printing.

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The Long Shadow: The Legacies of the Great War in the Twentieth Century
Language: en
Pages: 514
Authors: David Reynolds
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-05-12 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

A critically acclaimed historian describes the first World War in terms of its lasting impact on politics, diplomacy and economics as well as art and literature across the 20th century and not just as a precursor to World War II. 20,000 first printing.
The Long Shadow
Language: en
Pages: 514
Authors: David Reynolds
Categories: Civilization, Modern
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher:

"One of the most violent conflicts in the history of civilization, World War I has been strangely forgotten in American culture. It has become a ghostly war fought in a haze of memory, often seen merely as a distant preamble to World War II. In The Long Shadow critically acclaimed
Winston Churchill and the Art of Leadership
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: William Nester
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-30 - Publisher: Frontline Books

Many indeed, are the biographies of Winston Churchill, one of the most influential figures of the twentieth century. But what was that influence and how did he use it in the furtherance of his and his country’s ambitions? For the first time, Professor William Nestor has delved into the life
The Four Freedoms
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Jeffrey A. Engel
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-01 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The specter of global war loomed large in President Franklin Roosevelt's mind as 1941 began. He believed the United States had a role to play in the battle against Nazi and fascist aggression already underway in Europe. Isolationists, political opponents, and arguably the majority of Americans disagreed. The wounds of
The Cambridge History of the Second World War: Volume 3, Total War: Economy, Society and Culture
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Michael Geyer, Adam Tooze
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-23 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The conflict that ended in 1945 is often described as a 'total war', unprecedented in both scale and character. Volume 3 of The Cambridge History of the Second World War adopts a transnational approach to offer a comprehensive and global analysis of the war as an economic, social and cultural

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